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Glass House Mountains National Park

View of prominent Glass House Mountains peaks from Wild Horse Mountain lookout in Beerburrum East State Forest. Photo: Queensland Government.View of prominent Glass House Mountains peaks from Wild Horse Mountain lookout in Beerburrum East State Forest. Photo: Queensland Government.

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Purchase a Ranger field guide

Discover more about the park’s plants by purchasing a copy of the ‘Ranger field guide: Native plants of Glass House Mountains National Park’. They can be purchased over the phone or by visiting a sales outlet.

Facilities and activities

Location

About 70km, or a one hour drive, north of Brisbane.

What's special

The craggy peaks of the Glasshouse Mountains tower above the surrounding landscape. They are so significant that they are listed on the Queensland and National Heritage Register as a landscape of national significance.

Walking tracks lead through a variety of open forests to lookouts with panoramic views of the mountains. Walk around the base of Mount Tibrogargan to see its profile from many angles or journey to the top of Mount Ngungun for spectacular views of nearby peaks and the surrounding landscape.

The Yul-yan-man track (built in 2018) is accessible from Beerburrum and Tibrogargan trailheads. It offers a Grade 5 walk for people with rock scrambling skills.

There are other challenging routes and climbing sites for experienced rockclimbers and abseilers.

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Location of Glass House Mountains National Park within Queensland

Last updated
20 December 2018